winter

5thJanuary 2022

Children being active outdoors through winter and the Covid-19 pandemic

05.01.22|Categories: Research|Tags: , , , , , , |

This Early Intervention Foundation report published 26 November 2021 provides an evidence review of the impact of pandemic life on physical development in the early years. This blog by Jan White posted on Early Childhood Outdoors (17 December 2021) stresses the importance of being outdoors in early years settings, for [...]

1stDecember 2021

Festive play ideas

01.12.21|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , , |

In their latest December newsletter, Play Scotland share festive play ideas for rain play and snow and ice play. Listen to a new podcast episode on play and mental health, and watch Children in Need build an adventure campsite (BBC i-player).